Master of Science in Nursing / Family Nurse Practitioner
Simmons University

Program Details

The online MSN / Family Nurse Practitioner degree program from Simmons University allows students to earn their MSN degrees while continuing to provide care and help patients in their communities. Graduates possess the solid knowledge base, comprehension, and clinical expertise required to:

  • ​Initiate and manage patients’ treatment plans
  • ​Provide diagnoses and prescribe medication
  • ​Focus on disease prevention and health management
  • ​Improve the lives of patients and their community through health promotion

% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Simmons University is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • RN license
  • A three-day-long on-campus immersion program is required